The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 545 448 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.64% 5.22% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 7.31% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 258 248
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.61% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 14
Average hourly rate £78.75 £26.88 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.02% +27.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £24.38 £20.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.75 £29.38 £23.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.63 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +37.79%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7027 6129 6497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.73% 71.38% 70.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4022 3386 3158
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 245 322
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 152 £425 +6.25% 31
Buckinghamshire +15 82 £360 +2.85% 18
Hampshire -22 82 £400 - 33
Surrey -16 79 £425 +6.25% 28
Oxfordshire +1 53 £413 +11.48% 10
West Sussex +13 36 £290 -27.50% 3
Kent +10 21 £456 +14.06% 6
East Sussex +1 17 £350 -26.31% 5
Middlesex 0 5 £440 -12.00% 1
Sussex - 3 £400 -
Home Counties - 2 £500 -
M4 Corridor 0 1 £400 +6.66%
Thames Valley - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 594 (52.75%) Project Management
2 352 (31.26%) Finance
3 229 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 224 (19.89%) ITIL
5 218 (19.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 216 (19.18%) MS Project
7 196 (17.41%) PMI Certification
8 195 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (16.52%) Microsoft
10 170 (15.10%) Telecoms
11 165 (14.65%) MS Excel
12 147 (13.06%) PMP
13 136 (12.08%) Security Cleared
14 121 (10.75%) SC Cleared
15 116 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
16 110 (9.77%) Programme Management
17 104 (9.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 102 (9.06%) Change Management
19 99 (8.79%) MS Office
20 97 (8.61%) SharePoint
21 95 (8.44%) Degree
22 90 (7.99%) Risk Management
22 90 (7.99%) PRINCE
23 89 (7.90%) Project Planning
24 81 (7.19%) Oracle
25 74 (6.57%) MS Visio
26 70 (6.22%) Migration
27 68 (6.04%) Waterfall
28 67 (5.95%) Service Management
29 66 (5.86%) SAP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (8.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.71%) MS Project Server
2 8 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.44%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.44%) CMS
5 4 (0.36%) Lync
5 4 (0.36%) Drupal
6 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.27%) IIS
7 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.089%) WordPress
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.089%) Confluence
8 1 (0.089%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.089%) JBoss
8 1 (0.089%) Apache
Applications
1 216 (19.18%) MS Project
2 165 (14.65%) MS Excel
3 99 (8.79%) MS Office
4 74 (6.57%) MS Visio
5 53 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.44%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.27%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.18%) Demantra
6 2 (0.18%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.18%) assyst
6 2 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.089%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.089%) Agresso
7 1 (0.089%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.089%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.089%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.089%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.80%) SaaS
1 9 (0.80%) Office 365
2 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.22%) Firewall
2 23 (2.04%) WAN
3 22 (1.95%) Internet
4 21 (1.87%) 4G
5 19 (1.69%) 3G
6 18 (1.60%) LAN
7 13 (1.15%) MPLS
8 12 (1.07%) Intranet
9 11 (0.98%) LTE
10 10 (0.89%) Wireless
11 9 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.80%) Broadband
12 7 (0.62%) SMS
12 7 (0.62%) SAN
13 6 (0.53%) UMTS
13 6 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.53%) MVNO
14 5 (0.44%) VoLTE
14 5 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
14 5 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 8 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (0.36%) MS Access
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.27%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.27%) QlikView
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.18%) Big Data
8 2 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.089%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (0.18%) StarTeam
1 2 (0.18%) JIRA
1 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.089%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.089%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (0.089%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.089%) JProfiler
2 1 (0.089%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.089%) Toad
2 1 (0.089%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.089%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.089%) ERwin
2 1 (0.089%) Introscope
2 1 (0.089%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.089%) CruiseControl
General
1 352 (31.26%) Finance
2 170 (15.10%) Telecoms
3 54 (4.80%) Retail
4 35 (3.11%) Banking
5 33 (2.93%) Marketing
6 29 (2.58%) Automotive
7 24 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.42%) Electronics
9 16 (1.42%) Publishing
10 15 (1.33%) Advertising
11 11 (0.98%) Billing
11 11 (0.98%) Local Government
12 10 (0.89%) Legal
13 8 (0.71%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.36%) Back Office
15 4 (0.36%) German Language
16 3 (0.27%) French Language
17 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 596 (52.93%) Project Manager
2 146 (12.97%) Analyst
3 90 (7.99%) Business Analyst
4 77 (6.84%) Programme Manager
5 65 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 61 (5.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 56 (4.97%) IT Project Manager
8 45 (4.00%) Coordinator
9 40 (3.55%) Senior Manager
9 40 (3.55%) Technical Manager
10 39 (3.46%) Senior Project Manager
11 35 (3.11%) Technical Project Manager
12 31 (2.75%) Project Coordinator
13 27 (2.40%) Service Manager
14 26 (2.31%) Consultant
15 23 (2.04%) PMO Analyst
16 22 (1.95%) Architect
17 21 (1.87%) Delivery Manager
18 19 (1.69%) Project Officer
19 18 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.95%) .NET
2 15 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (0.71%) Middleware
5 6 (0.53%) Web Services
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.36%) XML
8 3 (0.27%) J2EE
8 3 (0.27%) HTML
8 3 (0.27%) EDI
9 1 (0.089%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.089%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.089%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.089%) ODBC
9 1 (0.089%) COM
9 1 (0.089%) JDBC
9 1 (0.089%) JSP
9 1 (0.089%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.42%) PMI
3 48 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.58%) NHS
5 13 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 13 (1.15%) DTV
5 13 (1.15%) FMCG
6 9 (0.80%) Smart Meter
6 9 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.53%) CMDB
8 6 (0.53%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.44%) CCTV
9 5 (0.44%) EPoS
10 4 (0.36%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.36%) Informatics
10 4 (0.36%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.36%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.24%) Windows
2 16 (1.42%) Linux
3 13 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 12 (1.07%) UNIX
5 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.27%) AIX
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.089%) Solaris
10 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (52.75%) Project Management
2 229 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 224 (19.89%) ITIL
4 195 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (9.77%) Programme Management
6 102 (9.06%) Change Management
7 90 (7.99%) PRINCE
7 90 (7.99%) Risk Management
8 89 (7.90%) Project Planning
9 70 (6.22%) Migration
10 68 (6.04%) Waterfall
11 67 (5.95%) Service Management
12 65 (5.77%) Scrum
13 58 (5.15%) Business Analysis
13 58 (5.15%) Service Delivery
14 57 (5.06%) CRM
15 56 (4.97%) Change Control
16 45 (4.00%) E-Commerce
16 45 (4.00%) Supplier Management
17 44 (3.91%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (4.35%) SQL
2 16 (1.42%) C#
3 14 (1.24%) PL/SQL
4 11 (0.98%) C
5 10 (0.89%) Java
6 4 (0.36%) PHP
7 3 (0.27%) VBA
8 2 (0.18%) VB
8 2 (0.18%) R
8 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.089%) VBScript
9 1 (0.089%) C++
9 1 (0.089%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 218 (19.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 196 (17.41%) PMI Certification
3 147 (13.06%) PMP
4 136 (12.08%) Security Cleared
5 121 (10.75%) SC Cleared
6 104 (9.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 95 (8.44%) Degree
8 38 (3.37%) ISEB
9 36 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (2.58%) CISSP
11 26 (2.31%) CISM
11 26 (2.31%) DV Cleared
12 22 (1.95%) APMP
13 15 (1.33%) CRISC
14 14 (1.24%) HNC
14 14 (1.24%) HND
15 12 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.80%) MAPM
17 7 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
18 6 (0.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (2.04%) QA
3 19 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.60%) SLA
5 12 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.89%) P3O
7 4 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.18%) GxP
8 2 (0.18%) GAMP
9 1 (0.089%) GMP
9 1 (0.089%) BS15000
9 1 (0.089%) TickIT
9 1 (0.089%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.089%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.36%) XenApp
4 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.089%) Firmware
6 1 (0.089%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.53%) SCCM
3 5 (0.44%) OVSD
4 4 (0.36%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.18%) WMI
5 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.18%) Netcool
5 2 (0.18%) OPNET
5 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.089%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.089%) nmon
Vendors
1 186 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.19%) Oracle
3 66 (5.86%) SAP
4 34 (3.02%) Cisco
5 26 (2.31%) VMware
6 19 (1.69%) HP
7 17 (1.51%) CheckPoint
8 14 (1.24%) Citrix
9 13 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.15%) Remedy
10 10 (0.89%) Guidewire
11 8 (0.71%) Hyperion
11 8 (0.71%) IBM
12 7 (0.62%) Amdocs
13 6 (0.53%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.53%) F5
14 5 (0.44%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.44%) Red Hat
15 4 (0.36%) EMC
15 4 (0.36%) BMC
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